Vulnerability identifier: #VU56789
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: The libjpeg-turbo Project
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition when processing images within the libjpeg-turbo library. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system.
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Vulnerable software versions
libjpeg-turbo: 2.0.0 - 2.1.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.